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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.

Main Topics:
Home Economics
Cookery and Cooking
Gardening

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Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 123,680
favorite 31
comment 1
Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 66,774
favorite 70
comment 2
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts
eye 63,140
favorite 87
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Community Texts
by Djouama
texts
eye 59,631
favorite 3
comment 0
ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts
eye 44,577
favorite 17
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts
eye 38,891
favorite 30
comment 0
"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 38,422
favorite 33
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 35,432
favorite 86
comment 2
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 31,890
favorite 18
comment 0
Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
31
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts
eye 26,120
favorite 16
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
14
Topics: Agriculture, English language, English language, Home economics, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 20,300
favorite 22
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts
eye 19,922
favorite 61
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 19,867
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 19,546
favorite 34
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts
eye 19,008
favorite 40
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 18,635
favorite 16
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topic: cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 16,818
favorite 8
comment 0
Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Landis, Jacob F. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 16,327
favorite 21
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Recipes, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 16,091
favorite 26
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Furgerson, A.N., 1879-; Johnson, Constance, b. 1879
texts
eye 16,006
favorite 7
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Fitts, Emma Frances (Bates) "Mrs. C. W. Fitts," 1856- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 15,532
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Herrick, Christine Terhune, 1859-1944
texts
eye 14,351
favorite 8
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts
eye 13,485
favorite 28
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
New York Public Library
by Maddocks, Mildred
texts
eye 13,345
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 13,329
favorite 16
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 13,196
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 12,596
favorite 22
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Warren, Mary Elizabeth (Carson) "E. F. Warren, Mrs.," 1870- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 12,410
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Fitzherbert, Anthony, Sir, 1470-1538; Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
texts
eye 11,792
favorite 11
comment 0
39
Topics: Agriculture -- Early works to 1800, Agriculture -- England, Conduct of life, Home economics, Rural,...
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts
eye 11,784
favorite 9
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 11,512
favorite 22
comment 3
The benefits and dangers of fire.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Fire, Chemistry, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 11,286
favorite 15
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 10,447
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 10,379
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 10,170
favorite 11
comment 0
Reprinted in part from the Ladies' home journal
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 10,084
favorite 11
comment 1
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
by Des Moines. Plymouth church. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 10,000
favorite 14
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 10,000
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=h2wrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sXkrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Bethany Union Church (Chicago, Ill.). Thirty Group
texts
eye 9,815
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts
eye 9,594
favorite 20
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
Community Texts
by TiraPic
texts
eye 9,575
favorite 5
comment 0
free ebook from world cooking
Topics: food, cooking, kitchen, cbk
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts
eye 9,237
favorite 8
comment 0
Topic: cbk
14
Topics: Antiseptics, Disinfection and disinfectants, Food preservatives, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts
eye 8,586
favorite 10
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
Shareware CD-ROMs
software
eye 8,384
favorite 7
comment 0
Colossal Cookbook. International Cuisine! 1000s of Recipies. Health and Nutrition Software, Plus More. From Chestnut Software, Cambridge, MA. For MS-DOS systems.
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz, cbk
European Libraries
by United States. Naval training station, Newport. Commissary school; United States Naval Institute
texts
eye 8,377
favorite 11
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=WJBHAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 8,340
favorite 3
comment 0
The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
14
Topics: Food analysis, Oils and fats, Pharmaceutical chemistry, cbk
Cover title: McKenny's tested formulas and useful house and farm recipes
Topics: Medicine, Medicine, Popular, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 8,003
favorite 2
comment 0
All about eggs. One hundred and fifty ways of cooking and serving eggs for breakfast, dinners, etc., as entrées, entremets, cakes, creams, and drinks, 78 pages at end
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery (Eggs), cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 7,986
favorite 7
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 7,924
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Blitzner, John, [from old catalog] ed
texts
eye 7,887
favorite 19
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pastry, cbk
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
texts
eye 7,763
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 7,720
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926
texts
eye 7,648
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 7,435
favorite 30
comment 6
Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 7,387
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
European Libraries
by Alexandre Dumas
texts
eye 7,237
favorite 6
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=evsGAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Royal baking powder company, New York, pub. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 7,136
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
by Fannie Merritt Farmer , James B. Herndon , Herndon/Vehling Collection
texts
eye 6,989
favorite 4
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1H8EAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Fox, Minnie C
texts
eye 6,854
favorite 7
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states, cbk
Topics: Agriculture, Cookery, Gardening, cbk
European Libraries
by Andrea, A. Louise, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,638
favorite 4
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Drying apparatus, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=I983AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, Women, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SncEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Still Pond, Md. Methodist Espicopal church. Epworth league. [from old catalog]; Medders, William, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,568
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 6,498
favorite 4
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887): The Whole Comprising a Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home
Topic: cbk